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SNCC

Today, we will be featuring our first Civil Rights organization. The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, commonly referred to as SNCC, was truly one of the, if not the most, important organization during the Civil...

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The Highlander Folk School

Today’s Black History Month feature isn’t a person. It is an institution-The Highlander Folk School. Ella Baker and Septima Clark taught here for years. This school served as the meeting place for the people...

Hamptons + Holyoke Read Program

Holyoke Library partners with Hamptons’ Public Libraries for a big community read project!   During the months of March and April, surrounding libraries will be encouraging residents to read and participate of the many different programs,...

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